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Alcohol made available to those people suffering from withdrawal symptoms in Kerala

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM March 31: The state government on Monday released an order and set of guidelines to make alcohol available to those people suffering from withdrawal symptoms during the nationwide lockdown. Continue reading “Alcohol made available to those people suffering from withdrawal symptoms in Kerala”

Coronavirus Lockdown: Highway Blocked By Karnataka Despite Appeals By Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram March 30: Despite Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s repeated appeals to his Karnataka counterpart BS Yediyurappa and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to open the border between Karnataka and Kerala, it still remains closed.
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“Our Doctors Are In Control”: Kerala Couple Who Survived Coronavirus

Kottayam March 30: Among the COVID 19 survivors in Kerala is a young couple who was allowed to keep their four-year-old daughter with them during their treatment at a hospital in Kottayam, about 140 km from state capital Thiruvananthapuram. Continue reading ““Our Doctors Are In Control”: Kerala Couple Who Survived Coronavirus”

Prisoner Dies In Kerala After Allegedly Mistaking Sanitiser For Alcohol

Palakkad, March 27: A remand prisoner died at a district hospital in Kerala’s Palakkad on Thursday after allegedly drinking sanitiser which he mistook for alcohol, jail authorities said.
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Kerala Police develops new app to help zero in on people who tested positive for COVID-19

New Delhi March 26: A new app, developed by the Kerala Police, is helping the state authorities zero in on people who tested positive for COVID-19 and by tracing their whereabouts, track people they could possibly infect. Continue reading “Kerala Police develops new app to help zero in on people who tested positive for COVID-19”

Beverage outlets witnessing long queues despite coronavirus fears

KOCHI March 25: Long queues were witnessed in front of state beverages corporation outlets across Kerala on Tuesday despite the statewide lockdown to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Continue reading “Beverage outlets witnessing long queues despite coronavirus fears”

COVID-19: Kerala CM expresses gratitude towards health workers

Thiruvananthapuram, March 24: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has expressed his gratitude towards the health workers and “saluted their valiant efforts” in checking the spread of novel coronavirus.
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Sriram Venkitaraman reinstated into service, in charge of COVID-19 preventive activities

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM March 23: Sriram Venkitaraman IAS who was under suspension following the controversial drunk driving accident that caused the death of journalist K M Basheer, has been reinstated into service. Continue reading “Sriram Venkitaraman reinstated into service, in charge of COVID-19 preventive activities”

Entire Kerala should be locked down, all people should be tested for coronavirus: IMA

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM March 23: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has advised entire lockdown in the state. Along with that, it has advised the government to take necessary steps for conducting coronavirus tests of all people including those having symptoms, people working in the medical field and rest of the population as well.